"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthcawl - Sandy Bay Beach Weather and Tides

The bay faces south towards the Bristol Channel and is approximately 650 metres in length, with the harbour and promenade to the west, Coney Bay Amusement Park to the north and Rhych Point to the east. The beach is sandy and gently sloping.

Nearest town: Porthcawl

Local authority: Bridgend Council

OS Grid Reference: SS824764

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

16 January

Chance of rain 69%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 999
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:59 GMT

Low Tide 11:57 GMT

High Tide 18:17 GMT

17 January

Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 1011
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 00:13 GMT

High Tide 06:35 GMT

Low Tide 12:32 GMT

High Tide 18:53 GMT

18 January

Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1004
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 00:46 GMT

High Tide 07:10 GMT

Low Tide 13:05 GMT

High Tide 19:26 GMT

19 January

Chance of rain 33%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1003
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:18 GMT

High Tide 07:42 GMT

Low Tide 13:38 GMT

High Tide 19:58 GMT

20 January

Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1010
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:50 GMT

High Tide 08:15 GMT

Low Tide 14:13 GMT

High Tide 20:31 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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